Mail collection device

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FIG. 1 is a left-perspective view of a mail collection device showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof, the rear of the device not being visible during its intended use;

FIG. 3 is a left-side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right-side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof.

The portions depicted in dashed lines are environment and form no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for the mail collection device, as shown and described.

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Patent History

Patent number: D528260
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 11, 2005
Date of Patent: Sep 12, 2006
Assignee: United States Postal Services (Washington, DC)
Inventors: Daniel A. Wilson (Fairfax Station, VA), F. Andrew Better (Herndon, VA), Edgar T. Bellinger, Jr. (Bethesda, MD), Duane C. Hajos (Rockville, MD)
Primary Examiner: Paula A. Greene
Attorney: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, L.L.P.
Application Number: 29/236,063


Current U.S. Class: Mailbox (D99/29)